Music to his ears – South Abington Twp. boy starring in Broadway classic

Not everyone can make the leap from a school production to national tour in just a few months, but Ethan Cutillo did just that. The 11-year-old South Abington Twp. boy made his stage debut in the musical “Rags: An American Musical” at Scranton Preparatory School...

Christkindlmarkts inspire downtown market in eighth year

By Katelyn Moore For the eighth year, a holiday market will take place in downtown Scranton where the community can gather, enjoy food and live entertainment, and support local crafters. The Lackawanna County Commissioners, the county arts and culture department and...

Wonderful Christmastime Ballet classic ‘The Nutcracker’ dances onto region’s stages

Cue the Tchaikovsky. The familiar strains of the Russian composer’s beloved Christmas ballet, “The Nutcracker,” will fill auditoriums across Northeast Pennsylvania in the coming weeks thanks to local and international dance companies. The story follows a girl, Clara,...

Celebrated musician Johnny Rivers brings classic song collection to Wilkes-Barre

The voice behind hits such as “The Tracks of My Tears” and “Secret Agent Man” will fill F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts with his beloved songs this weekend. Johnny Rivers, who has sold more than 30 million records during his decades-long career, will perform...

Christkindlmarkts inspire downtown market in eighth year

Christkindlmarkts inspire downtown market in eighth year

By Katelyn Moore For the eighth year, a holiday market will take place in downtown Scranton where the community can gather, enjoy food and live entertainment, and support local crafters. The Lackawanna County Commissioners, the county arts and culture department and...

Up Close & Personal – Aubrey McClintock

Up Close & Personal – Aubrey McClintock

Aubrey McClintock, a Hudson Valley, New York native, is a former middle school math and science teacher. She has a degree in elementary education from Marywood University and a master’s degree in library science from Clarion University. She now runs A Daily Obsession,...

Sounds – December 6, 2018

Sounds – December 6, 2018

New releases from For Esme, Laurel, Metric make for welcome additions For Esme — ‘Righteous Woman’  THE GOOD: Canadian synthpop outfit For Esme makes you think while dancing on “Righteous Woman.” THE BAD: Nope. THE NITTY GRITTY: Fronted by Martha Meredith, For Esme...

Fab 5 – December 6, 2018

Fab 5 – December 6, 2018

1. ‘City of Unrest’ Learn about the Scranton riot that occurred during the Great Railroad Strike of 1877 in an original play presented by Diva Production Company. “City of Unrest” is the second installment of Diva’s Northeastern Pennsylvania Theatrical...